In the design of prisons, detention camps, interrogation rooms and torture chambers lies the mind of the psychopaths. Their minds are the canvas of human right violations across the world. It is just that our eyes are shut more than our minds.
Navigating through life without knowing yourself is like going down an abyss. You think you are sailing the seven seas.
If aliens had a hand in this then who built Rome?
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Zimbabwe was once the breadbasket of Africa. Today it is the begging bowl of Africa. Is South Africa going down the same road of self inflicted food deprivation? An ignored discussion!
We look beyond the boundaries of our own villages, towns and cities for heroes only to find that they were around us all the time. They shaped our lives yet, we gave it to others who we have never and will never meet.
“When you come to the end of the light of all that you know and are about to step off into the darkness of the unknown, faith is knowing that one of two things will happen; there will be something firm to stand on, or you will be taught how to fly.” Barbara Winters
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In the first year of the Al Aqsa Intifada alone (Sept 2001 – 2002) over 9,000 homes were demolished, making 40,000 Palestinians homeless. Ismail A Patel. Palestine. Beginner’s Guide. Page 192
Duplicity reveals itself like the serpent because it cannot brave the son of courage. Duplicity, the tool of the powerful, like the serpent strikes first with the tail only to expose its grotesque head when you on the floor. To rise up, you need to see what it is and not to live the lie.
You act like mortals in all that you fear but like immortals in all that you desire. -Seneca.
Faith then, is it what we fear or desire?
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The writing was always on the wall. We just did not read it right or, we just did not understand it or, we just ignored it. 2021 beckons on what 2020 left on the wall.
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